Stories tagged: woman
Mon., Jan. 7, 2019, 1:45 p.m.
A woman who says she was a 16-year-old sex trafficking victim when she killed a man in 2004 was granted clemency Monday by Tennessee’s governor and will be released from …
Sun., Oct. 21, 2018, 9:45 a.m.
A Boise woman faces a number of felony charges, including manslaughter, after Oregon State Police said she struck a Washington man on the side of Oregon Route 86 near Baker …
Mon., Aug. 6, 2018, 9 a.m.
With Indra Nooyi exiting PepsiCo as its longtime chief executive, the circle of CEOs in the Fortune 500 is losing one of its highest profile women.
Sun., Aug. 5, 2018, 12:30 p.m.
A Heyburn man is charged with felony aggravated battery after a woman said she jumped from a moving car between Burley and Declo to escape the man as he hit …
Tue., July 24, 2018, 12:15 p.m.
On Wednesday, Los Angeles Police Chief Michel Moore settled it: One of his officers fired the round that killed Corado.
Mon., July 23, 2018, 11:45 a.m.
Idaho had the lowest percentage of women judges in the nation in 2012, at just 12 percent. Since then, Gov. Butch Otter has appointed four women as district judges and …
UPDATED: Tue., June 12, 2018, 9 a.m.
Idaho County officials are treating the disappearance of Shawnta L. Pankey of Grangeville as foul play and say the woman’s boyfriend is “a person of interest.”
UPDATED: Tue., May 22, 2018, 3:42 p.m.
The New York Stock Exchange for the first time in its 226-year history will be led by a woman.
Sun., May 6, 2018, 1:34 p.m.
At age 30, Clayton climbed into the cage for her first Mixed Martial Arts fight – she won by knockout in 40 seconds. From there, she built a 7-3 amateur …
UPDATED: Tue., April 10, 2018, 10:18 p.m.
A body found at the Waste Management Recycle Center last week has been identified as 79-year-old Stephanie A. Standen, according to the Spokane Medical Examiner.
Sun., March 18, 2018, 9:02 a.m.
San Diego Sen. Toni Atkins will make history Wednesday when she becomes the first woman and first lesbian to hold the California Senate’s top job.
Mon., Jan. 29, 2018, 3:30 p.m.
Romania’s first female prime minister was sworn in Wednesday as the country’s third head of government in a year amid ongoing anti-corruption protests.
Tue., Nov. 28, 2017, 2:14 p.m.
Authorities confirm partial remains recovered in Jerome County belong to a woman who went missing in 2015.
Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 9:54 p.m.
LaToya Cantrell, a City Council member who first gained a political following as she worked to help her hard-hit neighborhood recover from Hurricane Katrina, won a historic election Saturday that …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 10:19 p.m.
Hundreds of people, including political leaders from both parties, attended the memorial for Montana’s first female governor.
Sat., Oct. 28, 2017, 3:16 p.m.
COTTONWOOD, Idaho – A body found in the Salmon River in west-central Idaho is that of a woman who went missing in the spring of 2016 after a car she …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 14, 2017, 2:24 p.m.
When Faith Khakai started up work as a motorcycle taxi driver in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, it scandalized her neighbors.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 12:05 p.m.
Liberians gathered in masses under the bright sun Tuesday to vote in an election that for the first time in more than 70 years will see one democratically elected government …
UPDATED: Wed., June 3, 2015, 8:18 a.m.
An 65-year-old woman is in the hospital this morning after she stepped in front of a slow-moving train in Athol, Idaho.
Thu., June 18, 2009, 8:40 a.m.
A woman who wandered into a tangled swamp on the West Plains was rescued early today by firefighters and rushed to the hospital for treatment of hypothermia.
Wed., July 10, 1996
First, there was the Little Mermaid and her buoyant pair, nestled in a strapless seashell bikini top. She looked a little, um, mature, for a 16-year-old. But once you got …
Sun., June 9, 1996
Fighting choppy seas, Susie Maroney entered the water off Havana on Saturday in her bid to become the first person to swim 110 miles across the Florida Straits to Key …
Thu., July 13, 1995
One indisputable conclusion has emerged from the growing body of research on hormone replacement therapy and breast cancer: Women don’t know what to believe anymore.
Sun., June 11, 1995
There are a number of advantages that never-married singles over 30 enjoy. High on my list is the freedom to do whatever I want, whenever I want to do it. …
Wed., April 19, 1995
Cecily Cannan Selby, the first woman on Avon Products Inc.’s board, says she recalls a tense dinner meeting with male colleagues when one offered her a cigar. “When I accepted …
Sun., April 16, 1995
1. Patty Loveless 2. Martina McBride 3. Mary Chapin Carpenter’s “He Thinks He’ll Keep Her” was nominated for Record of the Year in this year’s Grammys. Photo by Associated Press …
Sun., March 5, 1995
If you made drip coffee for breakfast, poured pasteurized milk on your cereal, put your lunch in a brown paper bag or used your windshield wipers on the way to …
Sat., Feb. 25, 1995
Math and science hold little fascination for many teenage girls. In fact, while 81 percent of grade school girls said they enjoyed math, the percentage dropped to 61 percent by …
Tue., Jan. 31, 1995
Local Businesswomen Seek National Affiliation Group Pursues Inland Northwest Chapter Of National Association Of Women Business Owners
A committee of women entrepreneurs in Spokane hopes to rally enough support by late spring to create an Inland Northwest chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners. “NAWBO …
Wed., Jan. 4, 1995
You’ve started a business selling flowers door-to-door, and sales are great. Your big sister has been helping, but now she’s too busy with her boyfriend and you’re not sure you …